Commission Statements

Let us dance with the indigenous peoples

Let us dance with the indigenous peoples

The Lord calls us to listen to our indigenous brothers and sisters, who are also members of the family of God, and to respond to their aspirations as members of our society.

National synodal synthesis on family and life

National synodal synthesis on family and life

The family is the basic cell of the ecclesial community of missionary disciples. Just as the family is the seedbed of vocations to the lay apostolate, to priestly ministry, and to consecrated life, synodality begins in the family.

CBCP-ECY message for National Youth Day 2022

CBCP-ECY message for National Youth Day 2022

With profound joy we greet and address you, our Young People in the Philippines as we celebrate the National Youth Day 2022, this December 16th, the first day of our traditional Aguinaldo Masses and Simbang Gabi.

CBCP-ECPPC message for Prison Awareness Sunday 2022

CBCP-ECPPC message for Prison Awareness Sunday 2022

As the Church in the Philippines once again celebrates Prison Awareness Sunday, we are invited to grow in our awareness and knowledge of the situation and plight of our sisters and brothers in the various prisons and jails all over the country, our PDLs (persons deprived of liberty), as well as their dreams and hopes for true freedom, restorative justice and the chance for a new life.

Follow Christ’s light

Follow Christ’s light

Christ’s light guides our journey. These are days of struggle, hardships, and despair. With Typhoon Odette and Omicron straining the capacities of local communities and families, Christians must unite in solidarity with the most vulnerable among us.

Message for National Youth Day 2021

Message for National Youth Day 2021

This has yet been a very challenging year for all of us. We had to forego the usual national activities for the youth. I am sure, your usual gatherings have also been affected.